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- A discordant pluton that increases in size downward, has no determinable floor, and shows an area of surface exposure exceeding 100 km2.
Source: Leet, L. Don. 1982. Physical Geology, 6th Edition. Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall
- a very large igneous intrusion extending deep in the earth's crust.
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